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Books related to the Atari line of computers, including the Atari 400, 800, ST, XL and XE. Subjects covered include software, hardware, programming, design, and copy protection. Scanned by a wide range of contributors. Many of these items came from the efforts of atarimania.com.



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Atari Computer Books
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"A Small System Services, Inc. publication."
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Topics: program, basic, address, hex, bytes, appendix, memory, lda, byte, addressing, vic micromon, simple...
Atari Computer Books
by Phillips, Gary; White, Jerry, 1946-
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The Atari Users Encyclopedia
Topics: atari, program, basic, data, disk, computer, memory, file, graphics, atari basic, atari computer,...
Atari Computer Books
by Crawford, Chris, 1950-
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The updated e-book version of this book is available here .
Topics: game, games, computer, Computer games, Microcomputers, design, designer, players, art, Computer...
Topics: data, lda, sta, goto, jsr, gosub, poke, program, lda sta, disk, tom hudson, vertical blank, sta...
Atari Computer Books
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Atari Software 1984
Topics: game, disk, program, graphics, entertainment, documentation, rating, hardware, error, atari, error...
The Blue Book
Topics: atari, program, bluebook, disk, requires, cassette, basic, computer, programs, math, blue book,...
Atari Computer Books
by Wilkinson, Bill; O'Brien, Kathleen; Laughton, Paul
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Includes index
Topics: lda, jsr, sta, statement, ldy, stack, variable, syn, code, byte, execute expression, lda sta,...
Atari Computer Books
by Stanton, Jeffrey
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Book of Atari Software 1984
Topics: game, disk, program, graphics, documentation, rating, atari, error, hardware, handling, error...
Atari Computer Books
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The C Programming Language
Atari Computer Books
by Mansfield, Richard, 1945-
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Includes index
Topics: lda, lads, code, byte, label, bytes, program, source, atari, sta, main loop, format opcode, source...
Atari Computer Books
by Knight, Timothy Orr; LaBatt, Darren
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Basic Programs for the Atari 600XL and 800XL
Topics: goto, data, program, input, computer, atari, programs, graphics, color, print, random number, delay...
Atari Computer Books
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Atari_400-800_Service_Manual
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Topics: atari, computer, ram, cpu, console, rom, figure, test, screen, pwr, pwr supp, power supply, ceramic...
Atari Computer Books
by Poole, Lon; McNiff, Martin, 1954-; Cook, Steven, 1960-
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Bibliography: p. 450-451
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Topics: program, atari, print, statement, display, graphics, file, input, disk, atari computer, disk drive,...
Atari Computer Books
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A perpetual collection of retro computer videogame design and programming books. From ideas to actual pages of never-ending code to punch into vintage computers, you can make your own truly retro games! As more are collected, more will be added with updates placed below this post. Current file size (uncompressed): 3.2 GB Format: pdf and .cbr Files in this collection : 138 24 Tested, Ready-to-Run Game Programs in BASIC (1978) 25 Exciting Computer Games in BASIC for All Ages (1983) 33 Adult...
Topics: game design, game programming, design, programming, retro, game, games, videogame, computer
Atari Computer Books
by Stanton, Jeffrey; Pinal, Daniel
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Includes index
Topics: lda, sta, graphics, screen, missile, byte, color, player, bne, data, vertical blank, screen memory,...
Atari Computer Books
by North, Alan, 1940-
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A nice book on programming the Atari computer
Topics: atari computer programming retro, Atari 400 (Computer), Atari 800 (Computer)
Atari Computer Books
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Topics: game, disk, program, graphics, documentation, rating, atari, entertainment, error, hardware, basic...
Atari Computer Books
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InfoWorlds Essential Guide to Atari
Topics: atari, program, computer, disk, software, programs, data, screen, printer, basic, atari computer,...
Atari Computer Books
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Includes index
Topics: poke, data, inv, gosub, atari, atascii, goto, program, data data, graphics, super textplot,...
Atari Computer Books
by Small, David; Small, Sandy; Blank, George
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Topics: atari, graphics, poke, color, memory, data, program, display, display list, disk, machine language,...
Atari Computer Books
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Katherine D. Peel The Concise Atari ST 6800 Programmer's Reference Guide Glentop Press Ltd. 1986 Acrobat 7 Pdf 14.1 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option
Topics: Computing, Hardware, TOS, GEM BIOS, BDOS, VDI, GEM AES, Joystick, Blitter, Line-A, Atari ST...
Atari Computer Books
by Moose, Allan E; Lorenz, Marian J
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Includes index
Topics: poke, atari, display, memory, graphics, color, language, program, assembly language, data, atari...
Atari Computer Books
by Gerits, K; Englisch, L; Bruckmann, R
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K. Gerits, L. Englisch & R. Bruckmann Anatomy of the Atari ST ( Atari ST Internals ) First Publishing Ltd 1985 Acrobat 7 Pdf 17.9 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option
Topics: Computer, Atari ST, 68000, 68901, 6850, MIDI, MFP, ACIA, YM2149
Atari Computer Books
by Chadwick, Ian
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Bibliography: p. xvi-xvii
Topics: poke, atari, screen, bytes, graphics, location, locations, byte, mode, color, floating point, entry...
Atari Computer Books
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Older catalog of Best Electronics, one of the Atari dealers of California.
Topics: Best, Electronics, Atari, Computers, Video, Games
Atari Computer Books
by Poole, Lon; McNiff, Martin, 1954-; Cook, Steven, 1960-
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Bibliography: p. 450-451
Topics: program, print, atari, statement, display, graphics, input, file, disk, atari computer, disk drive,...
Atari Computer Books
by Floegel, Ekkehard
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Cover title
Topics: fig, dup, word, stack, curs, afb, scr, loop, atari, address, rot rot, return stack, top numbers,...
Atari Computer Books
by Analog Computing magazine, Analog 400/800 Corp
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Topics: data, poke, position, goto, analog, return, atari, gosub, analog computing, lda, byte array, basic...
Atari Computer Books
by Mentley, David E
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Topics: atari, program, data, disk, memory, bytes, byte, basic, poke, file, atari computers, atari dos,...
Atari Computer Books
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Includes index
Topics: instruction, byte, memory, lda, sta, display, program, atari, assembly language, assembly, memory...
Atari Computer Books
by Heiserman, David L., 1940-
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101 Programming Surprises and Tricks for Your Atari Computer
Topics: print, poke, position, goto, gosub, sound, setcolor, data, program, return program, print print,...
Atari Computer Books
by Compute! Publications, Inc
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Includes index
Topics: poke, goto, data, lda, program, atari, sta, ooo, machine language, gosub, character set, letter...
Atari Computer Books
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Topics: poke, goto, data, graphics, program, screen, sound, atari, turtle graphics, mode, systems guide,...
Atari Computer Books
by Nick Montfort, Ian Bogost
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The Atari Video Computer System dominated the home video game market so completely that "Atari" became the generic term for a video game console. The Atari VCS was affordable and offered the flexibility of changeable cartridges. Nearly a thousand of these were created, the most significant of which established new techniques, mechanics, and even entire genres. This book offers a detailed and accessible study of this influential video game console from both computational and cultural...
Topics: racing, the, beam, mitpress, atari, ebook
Atari Computer Books
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The Software Finder
Topics: apple, pract, skills, tutorial, disk, pet, software, game, drill, math, skills pract, rote drill,...
Atari Computer Books
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Topics: color, display, program, mode, atari, ram, byte, screen, bytes, graphics, serial bus, floating...
Atari Computer Books
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Atari 800XL Field Service Manual
Topics: pin, manual, data, bus, antic, rom, computer, cpu, field, atari, service manual, field service, pin...
Atari Computer Books
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Atari 2600 TIA Technical Manual
Topics: horizontal, graphics, registers, output, serial, color, microprocessor, vertical, playfield,...
Atari Computer Books
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This book was written by Atari in 1980 specifically to teach people who had bought their arcade games how to repair them. As you might expect, The Book assumes that you have little to no knowledge about electronics so it’s great for beginners. (Description from  arcaderepairtips.com )
Topics: atari, arcade games, arcade repair, electronics, pcb, electronics repair, game servicing, game...
Atari Computer Books
by Inman, Don; Inman, Kurt
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Includes index
Topics: program, memory, accumulator, language, instruction, loop, hex, debug, byte, decimal, carry bit,...
Atari Computer Books
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"A Small System Services, Inc. publication."
Topics: graphics, color, poke, data, atari, screen, character, mode, data data, modes, graphics techniques,...
Atari Computer Books
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Topics: program, print, graphics, basic, color, poke, data, atari, atari basic, gosub, atabi basic, memory...
Atari Computer Books
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Inside Atari DOS
Topics: sector, lda, sta, file, byte, jsr, fms, buffer, atari, data, atari dos, sector number, number...
Atari Computer Books
by Thompson, Mark
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Includes index
Topics: program, binary, data, computer, atari, input, decimal, print, decimal number, basic, binary...
Atari Computer Books
by Albrecht, Bob, 1930-; Finkel, LeRoy, joint author; Brown, Jerald, 1940- joint author
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Includes index
Topics: print, data, program, atari, basic, statement, goto, computer, atari basic, input, input statement,...
Atari Computer Books
by Compute! Publications, Inc
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Includes index
Topics: data, program, graphics, goto, chapter, atari, color, poke, advanced graphics, gosub, resident...
Atari Computer Books
by Compute! Publications, Inc
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Includes index
Topics: data, poke, goto, gosub, color, graphics, return, program, data data, chapter, data dictionary,...
Atari Computer Books
by Hardy, Jack B
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"A Reston Computer Group book."
Topics: goto, print, program, gosub, player, data, poke, ctrl, adventure, adventures, memory location, esc...
Atari Computer Books
by Kohl, Herbert R; Kahn, Ted; Lindsay, Len
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Includes index
Topics: print, program, goto, graphics, color, plot, atari, gosub, atari basic, input, basic skills, text...
Atari Computer Books
by Heller, David L; Heller, Dorothy, 1946-
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Topics: atari, computer, software, program, programs, terminal, president, bbs, modem, free, bulletin...
Atari Computer Books
by Andrews, Mark
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Atari Roots A Guide to Atari Assembly Language
Topics: program, atari, memory, assembly, language, address, binary, instruction, assembler, code, assembly...
Atari Computer Books
by Haskell, Richard E
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"A Spectrum book."
Topics: figure, program, plot, atari, statement, data, color, subroutine, graphics mode, loop, atari basic,...
Atari Computer Books
by Jeffrey Stanton, Robert P. Wells, Ph.D, and Sandra Rochowansky
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n excellent book that reviews software for the Atari 8-bit computers as well as 52 games for the VCS, controllers, and peripherals. 
Topics: book, atari, software, 1983
Atari Computer Books
by Chadwick, Ian
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Mapping the Atari
Topics: poke, atari, screen, locations, byte, graphics, bytes, location, color, mode, display list, machine...
Atari Computer Books
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Topics: stp, program, enter, memory, square, cubic, display, location, programming, stack, type comments,...
Atari Computer Books
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a book on programming the atari computer
Topics: atari computer programming retro, Atari computer, Computer graphics, Speech synthesis
Topics: lda, program, jsr, sta, contents, bne, cmp, address, rts, atari, machine language, decimal number,...
Atari Computer Books
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tiny-c manual
Topics: program, char, function, character, int, pps, statement, returned, manual, random, compound...
Atari Computer Books
by Woolcock, Richard; Stretton, Graeme
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Atari 130XE Games Book
Topics: data, poke, return, goto, print, gosub, program, position, chexsum, programming suggestions, main...
Atari Computer Books
by Compute! Publications, Inc
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Includes indexes
Topics: poke, data, goto, program, chapter, return, position, gosub, data data, print, data statement,...
Atari Computer Books
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Rolf Bruckmann, Lothar Englisch, Jorg Walkowiak & Klaus Gerits Atari ST Tips & Tricks First Publishing Ltd 1986 Acrobat 7 Pdf 13.1 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option
Topics: Computing, GEM, VDISYS, TOS, ST Basic, C, RAM disk
Atari Computer Books
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Atari Program Exchange Catalog (Fall 1983)
Topics: atari, program, diskette, order, basic, ram, apx, joystick, media, requires, price order, media...
Atari Computer Books
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Atari Omnimon XL users guide
Topics: omnimonxl, command, program, sector, hex, memory, address, disk, file, bytes, binary load, load...
Atari Computer Books
by Patchett, Craig; Sherer, Robin
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"A Reston Computer Group book."
Topics: graphics, poke, screen, location, locations, bytes, byte, mode, color, memory, system reset, screen...
Atari Computer Books
by Peck, Robert A; Falkoff, Bernard
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Advanced Atari BASIC Tutorial
Topics: data, program, atari, string, print, basic, file, display, disk, atari basic, basic tutorial,...
Atari Computer Books
by Heiserman, David L., 1940-; Welborn Associates
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Programmers s Reference Guide for the Atari 400 800 Computers
Topics: row, color, atari, screen, basic, program, code, character, ram, atari basic, control block,...
Atari Computer Books
by Albrecht, Bob, 1930-; Finkel, LeRoy; Brown, Jerald, 1940-
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Atari BASIC XL Edition
Topics: atari, color, program, goto, computer, graphics, screen, data, edition, press, atari key, atari...
Atari Computer Books
by Compute! Publications, Inc
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Computes First Book of Atari
Topics: program, atari, graphics, print, variable, color, basic, poke, byte, atari basic, machine language,...
Atari Computer Books
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Cover title
Topics: lda, sta, equ, jsr, program, rts, atari, buffer, dfb, epz, lda sta, sta lda, bmi cerr, jsr print,...
Atari Computer Books
by James, Mike; Gee, S. M; Ewbank, Kay
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The Atari Book of Games
Topics: poke, gosub, print, goto, position, return, atari, graphics, program, plot, poke poke, atari book,...
Topics: computer, variable, character, player, subroutine, key, checks, position, character set, screen,...
Atari Computer Books
by Trost, Stanley R
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Atari Basic Programs In Minutes
Topics: program, programs, figure, gosub, print, atari, data, screen, ren, basic programs, atari basic,...
Topics: visicalc, figure, column, entry, sheet, chapter, command, enter, atari, cursor, atari edition,...
Atari Computer Books
by Willis, Jerry, 1942-; Miller, Merl K., 1942-
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Includes index
Topics: computer, computers, atari, program, puter, educational, color, programs, chapter, data,...
Atari Computer Books
by Compute! Publications, Inc
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Includes index
Topics: poke, data, color, graphics, character, program, display, screen, data data, memory, green red,...